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LAND & AGRICULTURE


In the early afternoon, police shot tear gas against the members of the encampment. According to the Landless Rural Workers’ Movement (MST), the houses and crops were destroyed several hours later…

On Tuesday, 20 August 2019, labour tenant claimants came victorious at the highest court in the land…

A massive land occupation is underway in Town Two, Khayelitsha, near the Magistrates’ Court with hundreds of sites demarcated on the land. If the occupiers are successful, thousands of people will live on the privately owned land. The occupiers are…

La Via Campesina Southern and Eastern Africa (LVC SEAf) members and allies from African, Asian and European countries met in Cape Town, South Africa, from 18-21 April to discuss the draft UN Declaration on the Rights of the Peasants and…